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The Essay, TV Dinners to Roadside Diners Episode guide

  1. Alice Sebold

    5/5 Novelist Alice Sebold confesses her ultimate obsession - peanut butter.

    First broadcast: 23 Nov 2012

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  2. Simon Winchester

    4/5 Simon Winchester goes in search of the best shoofly, huckleberry and pumpkin pies.

    First broadcast: 22 Nov 2012

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  3. Michael Cunningham

    3/5 American Novelist Michael Cunningham on his attachment to macaroni cheese in a box.

    First broadcast: 21 Nov 2012

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  4. Joyce Maynard

    2/5 American writer Joyce Maynard talks about winter gales and bowls of popcorn.

    First broadcast: 20 Nov 2012

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  5. Adam Gopnik

    1/5 Writer Adam Gopnik makes his mother's cheesecake and discusses the appeal of this dessert.

    First broadcast: 19 Nov 2012

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